Herbert Henry Langham Godden, Royal Fusiliers


1882 Feb 16. Born. Surrey. His father appears to have left England and his family in 1887 and worked as a solicitor in New Zealand

1891 census at St Mary , Lambeth

1901 census at Lambeth, London

1911 census at Alexander Rd, Upper Norwood, London

1911 Apr/Jun Married in Croydon to KAENEL, Winifred A

1917 Nov 17. R Fus.—2nd Lt. H. H. L. Godden is seed, for service with R.E.

1918 Apr 1. 2nd Lt. H. H. L. Godden, R. Fus., Spec. Res., to be actg. Lt. whilst empld. with. Inland Waterways and Docks.

1918 Sep 1. The undermentioned 2nd Lts. to be Lts. :— R. Fus.—H. H. L. Godden, and to remain seed.

1919 Feb 27. 5th R. Fus.—Lt. H. H. L. Godden is placed on the ret. list on account of ill-health contracted on active service. 27th Feb. 1919. SWB eligible

1921 Feb 8 Joined ADRIC Posted to O Coy

1921 Feb 13 Posted to N Coy

1922 Jan 14. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1929. Divorce Court File: 1632. Appellant: Winifred Annie Godden. Respondent: Herbert Henry Langham Godden. Type: Wife's petition for divorce

1931 Jan/Mar Married in Kensington to Mary M Clifford

1939 Register. He is a surveyor and estate agent living at 133-159 Auxiliary Fire Station Women Post Queensway , Paddington, London

1962 Apr 17. Died in Ramsgate


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